‘Border Ballads’ Forward by Herbert J. C. Grierson.(Illustrated by Douglas Percy Bliss)



‘Border Ballads’  Illustrated by Douglas Percy Bliss

Forward by Herbert J. C. Grierson.4to. Bound with a black cloth spine and blue paper covered boards with gilt titles to spine and a black design to front and an gilt design with Latin text from Newcastle upon Tyne Church High School No dust jacket. 111 pp. Forward by Herbert J. C. Grierson. Illustrated with woodcuts by Douglas Percy Bliss. The book cover is in good condition with only minor shelf-wear to the cover but the boards have been extensively sun damaged. There is offsetting to the front end papers and two book plates of former ownership; Ex Libris bookplate of Thalia Sybil Stone and book presentation as a School prize to Kathleen Greenwood dated 1926 . There is a some foxing to the half title page, otherwise the pages are clean and unmarked .

Size 25 x 16cm ( 10 X 6.25 inches)

Item details

Publisher: Oxford University Press
Signed: No
Date: 1925
Place: London
Illustrator: Douglas Percy Bliss
Book ID: 60002111

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